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Meaning of “working class” - Learner’s Dictionary

working class

noun [C]    
the social class of people who have little money and who usually do physical workClass and class-consciousness in generalWealthiness and wealthyPoverty and poor
working-class     /ˌwɜːkɪŋˈklɑːs/ adjective a working-class family
Translations of “working class”
in Chinese (Traditional) 勞工階級,工人階級…
in Russian рабочий класс…
in Turkish işçi sınıfı, emekçi sınıfı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 劳工阶级,工人阶级…
in Polish klasa robotnicza…
(Definition of working class from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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